Why The North American Aerospace Defense Command Tracks Santa

Santa Claus (Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, Père Noël, or Papa Noel) is busy delivering presents to children worldwide. It is nice to know that the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) tracks his every move and knows exactly when he enters North American airspace. They do this using a globally integrated system of radar and satellites that tracks everything that flies in and around the United States.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://simpleflying.com/norad-tracks-santa/

What an interesting read.



Ohhh yes I’ve heard this story. Sears put out an add every Christmas to call Santa and he got the wrong number. Check this out:

For some reason I read Fuhrer Christmas first😂